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2014
A. Mäki-Tanila and Hill, W. G., Contribution of gene-gene interaction to genetic variation and its utilisation by selection, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 019, 2014. (208.49 KB)
H. A. Mulder, Hill, W. G., and Knol, E. F., Genetic Variance in Environmental Variance leads to non-linear Relationships between Traits with Application to Birth Weight and Survival in Piglets, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 014, 2014. (125.96 KB)
X. Shen and Hill, W. G., Opportunities for improvement of phenotypic variability: influence of direct vs epistatic effects, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic Improvement Programs: Breeding objectives, economics of selection schemes, and advances in selection theory, p. 012, 2014. (105.13 KB)
2010
W. G. Hill, Can more be learned from selection experiments of value in animal breeding programmes? Or is it time for an obituary?, Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, vol. Genetic improvement programmes: Advances in selection theory including experimental demonstrations - Lecture Sessions, p. 0055, 2010. (18.45 KB)
2006
J. Hernandez-Sanchez and Hill, W. G., Prediction and applications of multi-locus inbreeding., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 26.12, 2006.
H. A. Mulder and Hill, W. G., Prediction of breeding values and selection responses in mean and variance with genetic heterogeneity of residual variance., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 26.03, 2006.
G. J. Nieuwhof, Hill, W. G., and Bishop, S. C., Prediction of genetic progress for binary traits based on own performance and half sibs using a two-stage approach., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 15.10, 2006.
S. J. Rowe, White, I. M. S., Avendaño, S., and Hill, W. G., Variation between broiler sires in variation within sires., Proceedings of the 8th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil, 13-18 August, 2006, p. 26.04, 2006.
1998
L. Bunger, Macleod, M. G., Wallace, C. A., and Hill, W. G., Direct and correlated effects of selection for food intake corrected for body weight in the adult mouse., vol. 25: Lactation; growth and efficiency; meat quality; role of exotic breeds in the tropics; design of village breeding programmes;, pp. 97–100, 1998.
W. G. Hill, Inferences from evolutionary biology to livestock breeding., vol. 23: Opening; plenary; technology transfer; beef cattle; dairy cattle; pigs., pp. 32–39, 1998.
A. D. Hall, Hill, W. G., Bampton, P. R., and Webb, A. J., The use of feeding pattern traits in pigs as selection criteria to improve the accuracy of selection for feed conversion ratio and growth traits., vol. 23: Opening: plenary; technology; transfer; beef cattle; dairy cattle; pigs., pp. 547–550, 1998. (242.22 KB)
1994
R. F. Veerkamp, Brotherstone, S., Stott, A. W., Hill, W. G., and Simm, G., Combining transmitting abilities for yield and linear type in an index for selection on production and longevity., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. 17. Genetics and breeding of dairy and beef cattle, swine and horses, pp. 69–72, 1994. (277.27 KB)
K. A. Rance, Hastings, I. M., Hill, W. G., and Keightley, P. D., Mapping of putative QTL influencing body weight on the X chromosome in mice., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. 21. Gene mapping; polymorphisms; disease genetic markers; marker assisted selection; gene expression; transgenes; non-convention, pp. 268–271, 1994. (211.65 KB)
I. M. Hastings and Hill, W. G., The role of testosterone in lines of mice divergently selected on fat content., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. 19. Selection and quantitative genetics; growth; reproduction; lactation; fish; fiber; meat., pp. 71–74, 1994. (299.61 KB)
B. K. Beniwal, Hastings, I. M., Thompson, R., and Hill, W. G., Univariate and bivariate REML analysis with an animal model for litter size., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. 17. Genetics and breeding of dairy and beef cattle, swine and horses, pp. 502–504, 1994. (186.14 KB)
W. G. Hill, Caballero, A., and Keightley, P. D., Variation from spontaneous mutation for body size in the mouse., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. 19. Selection and quantitative genetics; growth; reproduction; lactation; fish; fiber; meat., pp. 67–70, 1994. (261.06 KB)
1990
S. Brotherstone and Hill, W. G., Dairy herd life in relation to type traits and production., vol. XIV. Dairy cattle genetics and breeding, adaptation and conservation., pp. 209–212, 1990. (1.08 MB)
P. D. Keightley and Hill, W. G., Estimating new mutational variation in growth rate of mice., vol. XIII. Plenary lectures, molecular genetics and mapping, selection, prediction and estimation., pp. 325–328, 1990. (185.97 KB)
P. Persaud, Simm, G., and Hill, W. G., Genetic parameters of feed efficiency and feed intake for dairy cattle fed ad libitum., vol. XIV. Dairy cattle genetics and breeding, adaptation and conservation., pp. 237–240, 1990. (1.06 MB)
W. G. Hill, Thompson, R., and Woolliams, J. A., Eds., Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, Edinburgh 23-27 July, 1990. XIII. Plenary lectures, molecular genetics and mapping, selection, prediction and estimation., vol. XIII. Plenary lectures, molecular genetics and mapping, selection, prediction and estimation., p. xxiii + 511pp., 1990.
W. G. Hill, Thompson, R., and Woolliams, J. A., Eds., Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, Edinburgh 23-27 July, 1990. XV. Beef cattle, sheep and pig genetics and breeding, fibre, fur and meat quality., vol. XV. Beef cattle, sheep and pig genetics and breeding, fibre, fur and meat quality., p. x + 560pp., 1990.
R. Thompson and Hill, W. G., Univariate REML analyses for multivariate data with the animal model., vol. XIII. Plenary lectures, molecular genetics and mapping, selection, prediction and estimation., pp. 484–487, 1990. (168.85 KB)
1986
W. G. Hill and Bishop, S. C., Genetic control of growth, carcass composition and food utilization in laboratory animals., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XI. Genetics of reproduction, lactation, growth, adaptation, disease, and parasite resistance., pp. 355–366, 1986. (2.78 MB)
W. G. Hill, Population size and design of breeding programmes., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XII. Biotechnology, selection experiments, parameter estimation, design of breeding systems, management of genetic resources., pp. 245–256, 1986. (656.16 KB)
F. D. Brien and Hill, W. G., Reproductive performance in mice selected for traits designed to alter appetite, growth or carcass composition., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production, vol. XI. Genetics of reproduction, lactation, growth, adaptation, disease, and parasite resistance., pp. 395–400, 1986. (1.4 MB)
1974
W. G. Hill, Heritabilities: estimation problems and the present state of information., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production., vol. 1, pp. 343–351, 1974. (2.6 MB)
W. G. Hill, Measurement of efficiency in animal breeding research., Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics applied to Livestock Production., vol. 2, pp. 291–298, 1974. (356.21 KB)